Skyteam alliance member Vietnam Airlines took delivery at a ceremony at Airbus’ delivery center in Toulouse on June 30 of the first of 14 Airbus A350-900s it is due to receive.

China Aviation Supplies Holding Company has signed a general terms agreement with Airbus for 45 A330-family aircraft and a memorandum of understanding covering options for 30 more.

In extending its bookable flight schedule from January 6 until March 8, 2016, Southwest Airlines is launching four new year-round routes on January 6.